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Classrooms and barrooms

David J. Jackson

Classrooms and barrooms

an American in Poland

by David J. Jackson

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Hamilton Books in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • College teachers,
  • Description and travel,
  • Travel,
  • EDUCATION,
  • Aims & Objectives,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid J. Jackson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2285.P65 J33 2009eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (xii, 131 p.)
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25535701M
    ISBN 100761843841, 0761843833
    ISBN 109780761843849, 9780761843832
    OCLC/WorldCa436302827

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